We Had It All

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We Had It All
Studio album by Scott Walker
Released August 1974
Recorded 1973-1974, Nova Studios, Marble Arch, London
Genre Pop, Country, Country pop
Length 34:37
Label Columbia
Producer Del Newman
Scott Walker chronology
Stretch
(1973)
We Had It All
(1974)
Climate of Hunter
(1984)
Scott Walker/Walker Brothers chronology
Stretch
(1973)
We Had It All
(1974)
No Regrets
by
The Walker Brothers
(1975)
Singles from We Had It All
  1. "Delta Dawn" b/w "We Had It All"
    Released: July 1974
For the song, see We Had It All (song).

We Had It All is the tenth studio album by the American solo artist Scott Walker. It was released in August 1974 but was unsuccessful on the music charts. No singles were released from the album. It was Walker's final solo album for ten years, in the interim Walker reformed The Walker Brothers.

Four of the ten songs on the album were written by Billy Joe Shaver and had previously appeared on Waylon Jennings 1973 Outlaw country album Honky Tonk Heroes. The album was recorded in August 1974 at Nova Studios, Marble Arch, London. The album was released as an LP in late 1974 and received generally negative reviews. The album was reissued and released on CD in 1997 by BGO Records coupled with Walker's ninth studio album 1973's Stretch. The artwork for the album was produced by Roslav Szaybo with photography from M. Joseph.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
Allmusic (Stretch/We Had It All) 2/5 stars[2]


Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Low Down Freedom"   Billy Joe Shaver 3:43
2. "We Had It All"   Donnie Fritts, Troy Seals 3:29
3. "Black Rose"   Billy Joe Shaver 3:16
4. "Ride Me Down Easy"   Billy Joe Shaver 3:32
5. "You're Young and You'll Forget"   Jerry Reed 2:27
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "The House Song"   Robert H. Bannard, Paul Stookey 3:44
7. "What Ever Happened to Saturday Night"   Randy Meisner, Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon 2:53
8. "Sundown"   Gordon Lightfoot 4:49
9. "Old Five and Dimers Like Me"   Billy Joe Shaver 4:35
10. "Delta Dawn"   Alex Harvey 3:47

Release details[edit]

Country Date Label Format Catalog
United Kingdom 1974 CBS Records Vinyl 80254
1997 BGO Records CD BGOCD358 Coupled with Stretch


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